Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Somerset, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13321

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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  • Client:


We are currently working with an independent practice based in a small market town in rural Somerset that is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

The vet practice is proud to be an independent practice promising to be a caring and compassionate and to provide clients with pets the professional veterinary service that they deserve offering the highest standard of veterinary care from an experienced and professional veterinary team. The very professional and busy team consist of 8 vets, 11 day RVN's, 2-night nurses and 7 receptionists. All members of the veterinary team are continually training to ensure that the clients and pets receive the most up to date advice and treatment. They also provide a dedicated small animal emergency service 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Also, home visits, repeat prescriptions, operations, nursing clinics and behaviour & puppy parties.

The Role:

This is a full-time role covering 40 hours over 5 days with a working rota of 08.00 - 17.00, 10.00 - 19.00, or 09.00 - 18.00. No out of hours or branch work required with this role, but a weekend rota of 1 in 8 with the time off in lieu. Typical daily duties include operating, kennel duties and nurse consultations. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including:

  • A competitive salary of circa £21,000 - £24,000 p/a (DOE)
  • CPD budget of £350 p/a
  • Registration subs are paid

The Candidate:

Our clients are looking for an experienced RVN with a least one year's experience, and be confident with anaesthesia. You will have a friendly and positive attitude and want to progress and expand your knowledge and skills further.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time 40 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 8

Sole charge: No

Salary: Competitive salary of circa £21,000 - £24,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref:  JN -112019-13321

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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